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Time to Sign Cespedes’ Friend Gourriel

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
Time to Sign Cespedes’ Friend Gourriel

Yesterday, the Mets announced David Wright had a successful cervical discectomy and fusion surgery.  The Mets have no idea about whether he can return this September or if his season is over. With that in mind, three Mets are going to have to address their third base position. The initial solution has been Wilmer Flores.  He has been terrific thus […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Mets Can’t Afford To Trade Zack Wheeler

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Mets Can’t Afford To Trade Zack Wheeler

An MMO Fan Shot by The Metssiah This season, the injury plague has spread throughout the Mets clubhouse much like it did in 2015. As soon as David Wright went down, the fan base started clamoring for a big time trade. Every fan has a pipe dream proposal where they just name a bunch of guys on the […]

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Conforto And Walker Both Homer In Return To Lineup

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
Conforto And Walker Both Homer In Return To Lineup

The depleted New York Mets offense found some help Thursday night as two of its best returned to the starting lineup. Both Neil Walker and Michael Conforto returned from injury and immediately had a big impact in the team’s 6-4 win over Pittsburgh. Conforto, 23, had been marred in his roughest patch as a major […]

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Bartolo Colon Sinks Pirates With Bat And Arm

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Sinks Pirates With Bat And Arm

Ageless wonder, Bartolo Colon was at it again Thursday night as the Mets defeated the Pirates by a score of 6-4. Colon marveled with the bat while being masterful with his arm as he continues to have a wonderful season at the ripe age of 43. Colon pitched deep into the game, going 7.2 innings […]

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MMO Game Recap: Conforto, Walker Return With A Bang In Mets 6-4 Win

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Conforto, Walker Return With A Bang In Mets 6-4 Win

The New York Mets (36-29) defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates (33-33) by a score of 6-4 Thursday night at Citi Field to take the series two games to one. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets and was fantastic, tossing 7.2 innings, the only blemish being a two-run home run off the bat of Matt Joyce […]

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MMO Game Thread: Pirates vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Pirates vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Thursday, June 16, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Juan Nicasio (5-5, 5.34) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (5-3, 3.08) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Pirates play the rubber game of their series tonight at Citi. After dropping the opener 4-0 with very little offense, […]

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Kelly Johnson Goes Deep… Real Deep…

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Kelly Johnson Goes Deep… Real Deep…

During Wednesday’s batting practice at Citi Field, utility man Kelly Johnson was waiting his turn at the end of the line. The players that are not expected to be in the lineup always go last. But as fate would have it, just as batting practice was wrapping up, manager Terry Collins shouted out to Johnson, […]

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Lack of Mets Minor League Development At Crux Of Offensive Struggles

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Lack of Mets Minor League Development At Crux Of Offensive Struggles

It was only natural to watch last Thursday’s coverage of the MLB Draft and hope the Mets would stockpile some future offensive stars. Such additions would obviously be a few years away from contribution, but with the offense sputtering the way it has been for the last month, it would be nice to know that […]

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Red Hot Flores Continues To Make Best Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Red Hot Flores Continues To Make Best Of Opportunity

Since Mets third-baseman David Wright headed to the disabled list due to a herniated disk in his neck, Wilmer Flores has taken advantage of the opportunity at hand in a huge way. In last night’s 11-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates, Flores had a great night at the plate. He went 2-for-5 on the night with […]

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Syndergaard Stops The Bleeding With A Scintillating Performance

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Stops The Bleeding With A Scintillating Performance

The New York Mets needed their ace to step up in a big way yesterday as the team had dropped their previous three games. The offense had been struggling, unable to produce runs for a pitching staff that kept them in just about every game. But in epic style, both Noah Syndergaard and the offense […]

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